- 27th August 2021
- Posted by: Miranda Pont
- Category: Blog
Join us for our upcoming training course: Flood Risk Asset Inspection Awareness (T98)
Develop your knowledge and awareness about Flood Risk Asset Inspections and about coastal assets, fluvial assets, culverts, and Sustainable Drainage systems (SuDS) – in our upcoming training course on 7 September.
Flood Risk Asset Inspection Awareness (T98) – Book your place here.
7 September 2021
This course is suitable for: those with no knowledge of how to carry out a flood risk asset inspection, also known as T98 inspection; inspectors with certification that has expired who are looking for a refresher course; and inspectors looking at gaining additional skills.
What does the course cover?
Attending this one-day course will develop your knowledge and awareness of Flood Risk Asset Inspections – also known as T98 inspections.
You will receive an introduction to the Condition Assessment Manual, Asset template and Weightings Guidance Manual and general inspection process. The course also provides information about coastal assets, fluvial assets, culverts, and Sustainable Drainage systems (SuDS).
By the end of the course you will have an understanding of all aspects of the Flood Risk Asset Inspection process and how this relates to a range of fluvial and coastal assets.
About the trainers
Craig Lucas, JBA Consulting
Craig is a specialist in FCERM asset inspection with over 8 years’ experience and is currently delivering a range of flood risk management projects, including flood attenuation schemes and individual property level flood mitigation works. More recently Craig has been carrying out asset inspections for several Lead Local Flood Authorities (LLFAs) in accordance with the Environment Agency’s Condition Assessment Manual, also known as T98 inspections. He is highly experienced in this area, having completed over 250 confined space inspections and over 1500 Flood Risk Asset inspections.
Craig has been an accredited T98 inspector for over 3 years and is one of just a handful of fully qualified Flood Risk Asset Inspection Accreditors in the UK that have been officially authorised by John Chatterton to teach the Condition Assessment Manual training materials to inspectors.
Dr John Chatterton
John is an independent lecturer in project appraisal and business systems for the water, river management and utilities industry, with a career spanning over 45 years working in UK, Asia, the United States, the Caribbean, Russia and Europe. John worked with The Environment Agency and HR Wallingford to produce the original Condition Assessment Manual (CAM), he also produced the Element and Weightings Guidance with the Environment Agency
He specialises in asset management in both the water and river sectors and has coordinated projects in the Ukraine, Trinidad and Tobago, and in the UK, as a framework contractor to the Environment Agency and adviser to SEPA and the Northern Ireland Rivers Agency (now the Department for Infrastructure). John has also worked with Severn Trent Water International on organisational reviews, privatisation initiatives for water utility companies in Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Turkey, Bangladesh and India. Most recently he has advised United National Development Programme on climate change resilience projects for submissions to the Green Climate Fund in the Republic of Georgia, Nepal and East Timor.
Want to know more?
The course price is £340 (+VAT) per attendee.
To view all of our upcoming courses, visit our dedicated training course page.